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padrino

[ pah-three-naw; English puh-dree-noh ]
/ pɑˈðri nɔ; English pəˈdri noʊ /
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noun, plural pa·dri·nos [pah-three-naws; English puh-dree-nohz]. /pɑˈðri nɔs; English pəˈdri noʊz/. Spanish.
a godfather.
a person's protector, patron, or mentor.
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